Field's is the biggest shopping centre
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and one of the largest in Scandinavia
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It is located in Ørestad
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, close to the E20
European route E20
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motorway and Ørestad station
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on the Copenhagen Metro
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. It takes 10 minutes from Ørestad station to the city centre (Kgs. Nytorv). Alternatively, it takes 7 minutes by regional trains on a direct railway link to the central station (København H).
Facts about Field's:
One of the largest shopping and entertainment centres in Scandinavia,
Owned by Steen & Strøm Danmark A/S,
Designed by Arkitektfirmaet C. F. Møller
Arkitektfirmaet C. F. Møller
Arkitektfirmaet C. F. Møller, internationally also known as C. F. Møller Architects, is an architectural firm based in Århus, Denmark. Founded in 1924 by C. F. Møller, it is today the largest architectural firm in Denmark based on number of employed architects. About half the revenue is earned...
, Evenden and Haskolls,
Opening date: 9 March 2004,
Size: 115,000 m²,
Size of shopping area: 65,000 m²,
More than 140 retailers - 20 cafés and restaurants,
2,500 employees and
3,000 parking spaces.
Field's opened on March 9, 2004, with more than 250,000 customers visiting the centre during its first week in business. Field's occupies more than 115,000 m² under one roof and features a total of approx. 150 stores, with more than 70 specialising in clothing, fashion or footwear.
Denmark's second-largest shopping centre is Rosengårdcentret in Odense
The city of Odense is the third largest city in Denmark.Odense City has a population of 167,615 and is the main city of the island of Funen...
This article is a translation of the corresponding article on the Danish Wikipedia, accessed December 12, 2006.